Who will be quickest up to the top of Belvédère de Montfaucon?
This is not Battle Mountain, but still, human powered speed is the essence.
For 100km (round the circuit 10 times).
Looking for a new ride?
Discover the region on your bike
A 2.7km track through the village of Montfaucon with 194m ascend will get you to the Belvédère, where you'll enjoy very nice views on Besançon and the whole region. Friday August 8 2014, from 17:00.
Going 10 times round this 10km circuit with climbs, straight sketches, bends and coming out first is not going to be easy. You'd better get there with the right bike. Sunday August 10, start @10:00.
At l'Espace du Marais in Saône (Friday & Sunday) and at the La Vèze airstrip on Saturday, many recumbent makers & dealers will be displaying their products. On Saturday, it should be possible to try some. Exhibitor's list.
Racing is one thing, but how about day-touring from Saône for the following week (August 11-17)? Locals will share their knowledge of the surroundings to propose 40-150km outings. Find all the details here